Monthly Archive: June, 2017

Big City Blues

When most people think of Australia, they think of Sydney. Despite our travels so far, we hadn’t made it to the biggest city and capital of New South Wales. As luck would have… Continue reading

A rotten nest

There are many day trips from Perth, and we had time for just one. How do you choose? One island, called Rottnest (or Wadjemup), sounded like a winner. Named after a rodent that… Continue reading


I was gifted the most useful travel gift a short person could receive. It’s something an average height-ed individual might not understand. When they side shuffle down the aisle of the airplane and… Continue reading